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BEIRUT - In a reflection of how intertwined the Syria and Iraq conflicts have become, thousands of Shiite Iraqi militiamen helping President...

...the river where Princip fired his shots. And the Austrians were also back, but this time with music instead of military: BEIRUT - Across a wide belt that stretches halfway around the globe, the world's estimated 1.6 billion Muslims will mark the beginning...

BEIRUT - Lebanon announced Saturday that Syrian refugees registered with the United...week's two-day vote by tens of thousands of Syrians at their embassy near Beirut. Many of them raised posters of Assad and chanted pro-government slogans...

BEIRUT - Gunmen abducted six Red Cross workers and a Syrian Red Crescent mystic Sufi branches of Islam.Associated Press writers Diaa Hadid in Beirut and Albert Aji in Damascus, Syria, contributed to this report.

BEIRUT - Missiles fired by Syrian warplanes hit Lebanese territory Monday in one...violations since Syria's crisis began 18 months ago, security officials in Beirut and Lebanese state media said.The officials, speaking on condition of anonymity...

BEIRUT - Syria's cross-border attacks on Turkey...Salem of the Carnegie Middle East Center, a Beirut-based think tank, did not exclude the...writers Barbara Surk and Bassem Mroue in Beirut, Albert Aji in Damascus and Suzan Fraser...

BEIRUT - The United Nations gave a grim new count Wednesday of the human cost of...Jordans reported from Berlin. Associated Press writers Bassem Mroue in Beirut, Elaine Ganley in Paris, Jim Gomez in Manila, Philippines, and Juergen...

BEIRUT - Turkish artillery fired on Syrian targets Wednesday after shelling from...Associated Press writers Suzan Fraser in Ankara, Turkey; Zeina Karam in Beirut; Manu Brabo in Aleppo, Syria; Albert Aji in Damascus, Syria; Don Melvin...

...who will complete his assignment on Oct. 14. Mitri, who worked for the World Council of Churches in Geneva from 1991-2005, most recently held academic posts at Saint Joseph University in Beirut and the American University in Beirut.

...challenging to get a clean environmental sample," Smithson said.Lucas reported from Beirut. Associated Press writers Zeina Karam, Bassem Mroue and Barbara Surk in Beirut, and Mike Corder in The Hague, Netherlands, contributed to this report.


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